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March 28, 2014

Sometimes, with a long list of e-books to read in my tablet, I take a chance and sift through my list. I read the first few sentences of a story first. If these first few sentences immediately grab my attention, I continue…

Rejina Park 2014

K-Fashion Odyssey Exhibition, London

March 17, 2014, No comments

K-Fashion Odyssey Location: Korean Cultural Centre UK Dates: 4 February – 15 March 2014 With London Fashion Week last month seeing Korean designers ...

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Mail Order Bride

March 13, 2014, No comments

Today I want to talk about one of my all time favorite graphic novels. Mail Order Bride by Mark Kalesniko. The story centers around the relationship ...

Author Kim Dong-In (1900-1951)

Notes from a Prison Journal: Desperation, Cruelty, and a Hint of Redemption

March 3, 2014, No comments

Every country has its own set of prison stories. And Kim Dong-In’s (1900-1951) “Lashing: Notes from a Prison Journal” is one of many of Korea’ ...

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    Korean Folk Tale: Three Years Hill (삼년고개)
    February 21, 2014, 1 Comment

    If you’re anything like me, you probably worry too much, and even though you worry, probably know that it doesn’t do you any good! Perhaps the cure for that is a good, old-fashioned folk tale! Folk tales are always…

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    Korean Webtoons Revisited 2014
    February 17, 2014, No comments

    Back in 2011, we looked at several of Korea’s most popular webtoons as fun tools to learn Korean. Of course, the continuously popular webtoons from that list are still around: Wara! Store, Interfering with Everyday…